Posts tagged “Bret Easton Ellis

Crazy Fucking American’s . ./ /.

Regulars to this blog will remember this post in Feb.. /.  https://jakobbelbin.wordpress.com/2012/02/02/american-psycho-commission/

My recent commission pays a little visit to Patrick Bateman../. / And this time he’s in a gang/. /.. / Americans./

American

‘American’ Bukowski / Thompson / Bateman  Acrylic and Spray on Plywood 40 cm x 40 cm each

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American Psycho Commission.. . …. . . .. / .

Another one bites the dust!.. . . .. . .. .. . . A few weeks back i was asked if i could paint a portrait of Patrick Bateman with mouths for eyes, What took so long was waiting to find a suitable piece of wood to paint this psychopath on to. But last week i dragged this incredible piece of Chipboard out of a skip and got going. I’ve never painted chip board before and i think it could become a new favourite surface.. . . .. / . / .

 

‘Shut Your Fucking Mouth’   Acrylic on Chipboard 120 x 120 cm


Identity . .. … .. . This is not a complaint.. . .. … . . / .

As a painter who’s main work steers away from painting faces and giving the characters identities i do seem to be getting an awful lot of requests to do portraits and faces.. . .. .. / . / .

Here is the latest commission in progress, It will eventually be a portrait (sort of) of Patrick Bateman (American Psycho – Christian Bale)

“My pain is constant and sharp, And i do not hope for a better world for anyone. In fact, I want my pain to be inflicted on others. I want no one to escape “